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WATCH: Jimmy Fallon and President Obama Make Domestic and Foreign Policy Sound Sexy

Thank you, Jimmy Fallon, for the nickname “Baracky with the good hair.”

Kaitlyn Laurie | June 10, 2016 - 9:51 am

Hillary Clinton Receives Obama’s Endorsement, Destroys Donald Trump on Twitter

Hillary Clinton has politely ask Donald Trump to do what we’ve all been thinking.  …

Kaitlyn Laurie | June 9, 2016 - 5:13 pm

Madonna Experiences Taking a Pedestrian Fan Photo While Meeting President Obama

Welcome to the physical sensation known as “fangirling,” Madonna.

Mia Lardiere | June 9, 2016 - 12:09 pm

Here’s Where the Obama Family Will Reside When They Leave the White House in January 2017

After President Barack Obama leaves office, he and Michelle Obama will continue living in Washington, D.C.

And their new digs rival that of the even the White House.  …

Kaitlyn Laurie | May 26, 2016 - 12:45 pm

President Obama Pays Poignant Tribute to Prince, ‘A Creative Icon’

This is really affecting us all. …

Kit Bowen | April 21, 2016 - 6:54 pm

Shop Michelle, Malia and Sasha Obama’s Dresses from the President’s Historic Visit to Cuba

Now you can literally own a piece of history.

Mia Lardiere | March 21, 2016 - 5:51 pm

Amy Schumer Debuts Cute New Boyfriend at the White House

Not your average first Tinder date.

Mia Lardiere | January 6, 2016 - 9:31 am

23 Unseeable Images of President Obama in Honor of His 54th Birthday

President Barack Obama is a pretty candid guy for a global political figure, slow-jamming with Jimmy Fallon and dunking cookies on BuzzFeed.

Mia Lardiere | August 4, 2015 - 3:42 pm

Naya River, Laverne Cox, Lucy Liu and Sophia Bush Stun at White House Correspondents’ Dinner 2015

The 101st annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner 2015 was last night and celebrities stunned on the red carpet (and on Instagram!).

Kaitlyn Laurie | April 26, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Obama, Spielberg, Kardashian? Kim Attends Fundraiser Honoring the President

Well, she did just open up about her thoughts on racism and discrimination, so perhaps Kim Kardashian is a humanitarian at heart.

The not-yet-married reality star attended a star-studded gala honoring President Barack Obama last night and joined Hollywood heavyweights, including Steven Spielberg, Liam Neeson, Barbra Streisand and Bruce Springsteen at the USC Shoah Foundation’s…

Barbara DeFranco | May 8, 2014 - 9:32 am

Justin Bieber Will Not Be Deported

The White House has finally responded to a petition asking for Justin Bieber to be sent back to Canada and it’s the first good news the troubled pop star has heard in months.

Jason Marshall | April 19, 2014 - 7:30 pm

Lip Service: Beyonce Still Silent After Lip-Syncing Scandal

Bridget Jones ate ice cream during her moment of need. Beyonce Knowles does crawfish.

The embattled 31-year-old singer, who will be performing during halftime at the Super Bowl next month, bobbed up after the supposed-so-scandalous president’s inauguration for dinner with husband, Jay-Z.

The pair got the First Family treatment in New Orleans at Mother’s on Monday night; the…

Andrea Simpson | January 25, 2013 - 6:30 am

Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Usher and More Tapped for President Barack Obama’s Inauguration

Hollywood is ready to ring in President Barack Obama’s second term.

After stumping for him during his re-election campaign last year, stars like Katy Perry, John Legend, Usher, Stevie Wonder and Alicia Keys are set to light up the stage during festivities to mark Obama’s inauguration in Washington, D.C., this month.

Cory Lopez | January 11, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Sandy Hook School Shooting: 6 Latest Developments in Newtown, Conn., Tragedy

America is in mourning after 26 people — 20 young students and six adults — lost their lives after gunman Adam Lanza opened fire at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Friday.

As the country sends condolences to the small New England town, President Barack Obama consoled the community reeling…

Cory Lopez | December 17, 2012 - 10:48 am

Neil Patrick Harris, President Barack Obama and the First Family Celebrate the National Christmas Tree Lighting (PHOTOS)

With the holidays in full swing throughout the country, the First Family turned to Hollywood to help light things up at the nation’s capitol.

President Barack Obama — along with First Lady Michelle (who also celebrated her recent Grammy nod) and their daughters Malia and Sasha — brought on board a number of…

Laura Franco | December 7, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Jay-Z and President Barack Obama: 5 Things They Have in Common

“We’ve got a little bond,” President Barack Obama said of longtime pal and supporter Jay-Z, who hosted a $40,000-a-head fundraiser for the POTUS with wife Beyoncé at the rapper’s 40/40 Club in New York City last week.

Just how similar is Jay to the Prez? “We both have daughters, and our wives are…

Celebuzz | September 25, 2012 - 6:30 am

Jay-Z, Beyoncé at NYC Obama Fundraiser: ‘We Believe in His Vision’

One is the leader of the free world; the other is a trailblazing hip-hop mogul. But President Barack Obama and Jay-Z are more alike than it seems.

That’s the message Obama sent as he addressed about 100 guests at a $40,000-per-head fundraiser hosted by Jay and his wife, platinum-selling singer Beyoncé, at Jay’s…

Cory Lopez | September 19, 2012 - 10:19 am

MTV Video Music Awards Moves Start Time to Avoid Conflict With Obama at DNC

Pop stars or President Barack Obama? MTV is saving fans from having to choose one over the other.

The network has moved up the start time of its annual Video Music Awards on Thursday to avoid any overlap with the Democratic National Convention.

The VMAs will now kick off an hour…

Cory Lopez | September 5, 2012 - 11:44 am

Prince William & Kate Middleton Meet the Obamas

Despite not being invited to the royal wedding, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama stopped off in London to meet and greet with Prince William and his new bride Kate Middelton

The couple are just coming off their honeymoon and looked sun-kissed as they chatted with the Commander in Chief and…

Celebuzz | May 24, 2011 - 8:42 am